Track Bike Frame Build Kit


A track bike is built for one thing – speed. That means an ultra-stiff frame and super agressive geometry and handling.

Whether you’re looking to race in the velodrome or hit up the streets, a bamboo track bike is the ultimate statement.

SKU: N/A Categories: ,

[section label=”Simple Light” padding=”0px” height=”318px” border=”1px 0px 0px 0px”]


[col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″]

the ultimate bamboo machine…..

  • Ultra stiff large diameter main tubes and stays
  • Bamboo’s natural vibration damping qualities give a smooth ride
  • Tailor your clearances and design flourishes to whatever extreme you want
  • Take advantage of our custom design service for a perfect race fit for max power and aerodynamic efficiency
  • Our custom designed horizontal dropouts
  • Tapered or 1 1/8″ head tube

[col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″]


Designed and perfected over 6 years by our team of engineers, our kits are simple to make and give reliable, dependable bikes you can be sure will stand up to years of abuse!

[col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″]

time to make…

Allow 2 days to build the frame at a leisurely pace. If you’re pushing it can be completed in 1 day.  Or alternatively build over 5 evenings. 

Components can be purchased through us or at your local bike shop. Or use a donor bike.




[col span=”4″ span__sm=”12″]

why it’s great to build your own!

1 – whether you follow our standardized frame blueprints or go custom for a perfect fit, you’ll be building your own truly unique bike.

2 – there’s no faster or more economical way to build a bike!

3 – join the club! all the support you need, and our 1 year frame warranty.

4 – our kits are proven – check out our social media to see hundreds of happy club members and their bikes.

5 – for all ages from 12 – 100+

[col span=”8″ span__sm=”12″]

[ux_image id=”13442″ image_size=”original” height=”386px”]



supported while you build.

[row style=”collapse” width=”full-width”]

[col span=”4″]

1. clear, concise manuals.

[ux_image id=”11651″ image_size=”original” width=”96″ margin=”10px 0px 1px 0px”]

[col span=”4″]

2. online videos.

[ux_video url=”” height=”71%”]

[col span=”4″ padding=”0px 0px 0px 11px” align=”left”]

2. expert help.

We’re always on hand to give expert advice or just a bit of encouragement! You can reach us on:

  • telephone: +44 330 330 9025
  • skype: bamboobicycleclub
  • facebook: /bamboobicycle
  • twitter: @bamboobicycle
  • e-mail: [email protected]



Extra information.


[accordion-item title=”what’s in the box.”]

What’s included

Bamboo tubes (with spares)10
A0, full size blueprint1
Aluminum head tube, straight or tapered1
Aluminium seat-sleeve for 27.2mm seat post1
Standard 68mm english threaded bottom bracket shell1
Horizontal dropouts2
Flax fibre webbing for lugs1
Glue for tacking1
Epoxy resin and hardener1
Instruction manuals – Workmanship Guide, Introduction and Set-up, Step by Step build guide + online videos1
Custom developed bamboo bike jig and fittings1
Sandpaper and sanding tube1
Finishing packs for bottle mounts and cable runs1
Custom brewed Bamboo Beer1

[accordion-item title=”tools needed.”]

Stanley knife or similar1
Sandpaper, 80 grit1 pack
Wood saw, a tenon saw is ideal1
Drill, plus 10mm, 8mm bits1
Masking tape, 50mm wide1 roll
Measuring tape1
Electrical tape2 rolls
Disposable gloves5 pairs
Strong scissors1
Brown paper/newspaper
Plastic cup (for mixing epoxy)2
Paint brush ~40mm wide (for mixing and applying epoxy)1

[accordion-item title=”geometry of the frame.”]


[col span=”6″ span__sm=”12″]


All measurements in mm

TRACK BIKESmallMediumLargeExtra Large
Frame Sizeinches17″19″21″23″
Seat Tube – Center to Topmm432mm482mm533mm584mm
Top Tube (Virtual)mm545mm560mm570mm580mm
Head Tube AngleDegrees70°71°71°71°
Head Tubemm120mm130mm140mm140mm
Seat Tube AngleDegrees73°73°73°73°
Chainstay Lengthmm435mm435mm435mm435mm
Bottom Bracket Dropmm69mm69mm69mm69mm

[col span=”6″ span__sm=”12″]

[ux_image id=”13824″]





what people have made..


[do_widget id=custom_html-4]




Small 157 – 170cm / 5′ 2″ – 5′ 7″, Medium 168 – 184cm/5′ 6″ – 6′ 0″, Large 180 – 193cm/5′ 11″ – 6′ 4″, XL 190 – 196cm/6′ 3″ – 6′ 5″